Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
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Age 71
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Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD
Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Hernandez is affiliated with Southwest General Hospital and Children's Hospital of San Antonio.

Southwest Pain Clinic

88 Briggs St Ste 250

San Antonio, TX 78224

Contact Information

(210) 923-9333

Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD

Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hernandez

Care Philosophy

Each patient is treated as he would expect his own family to be treated. He is carefully listened to and evaluated for his particular illness. I expect everyone of my pain patients to improve in some way. Every patient is given responsibility to help improve his own illness.
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Dr. Hernandez's Experience

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Dr. Hernandez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Bariatric Medicine
0

Board Certifications

Dr. Hernandez does not have any board certifications listed.

40

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis

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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

3 Sanctions
  • Other (10/14/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (8/13/2015)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (8/13/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Usc-Los Angeles Co Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Harbor View Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hernandez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hernandez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hernandez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hernandez to family and friends
3.3
based on 21 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Hernandez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in San Antonio, TX |
Other than a long wait, i had a pleasant experience & felt he paid attention to what I was saying. A little intimidating but all in all, I'd recommend Dr.Hernandez & his staff.
in San Antonio, TX |
Dr.Hernandez is such a wonderful Dr. He doest only give you your meds. He really cares about helping you and healing you
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hernandez accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hernandez has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital of San Antonio
333 N Santa Rosa St
San Antonio, TX 78207
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Southwest General Hospital
7400 Barlite Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78224
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